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  • Democracy Now! 2020-08-07 Friday

    Democracy Now! 2020-08-07 Friday

    07/08/2020 Duración: 59min

    We spend the hour with President Trump's niece Mary Trump, whose new book describes how his dysfunctional family fostered his greed, cruelty and sexist and racist behavior, and discuss how it shaped his mishandling of the coronavirus pandemic and more.

  • Democracy Now! 2020-08-06 Thursday

    Democracy Now! 2020-08-06 Thursday

    06/08/2020 Duración: 59min

    On the 75th anniversary of the U.S. dropping the world's first atomic bomb in warfare, Hiroshima survivor Hideko Tamura Snider recounts her horrific experience; How the U.S. government controlled the media narrative to justify its use of the atomic bomb.

  • Democracy Now! 2020-08-05 Wednesday

    Democracy Now! 2020-08-05 Wednesday

    05/08/2020 Duración: 59min

    We speak to a doctor in Beirut after Tuesday’s massive explosion in the port and look at Lebanon’s economic, political and public health crisis with journalist Rami Khouri; Calls grow to break up Big Tech monopolies as their CEOs make record profits.

  • Democracy Now! 2020-08-04 Tuesday

    Democracy Now! 2020-08-04 Tuesday

    04/08/2020 Duración: 59min

    How Jared Kushner's White House task force abandoned a nationwide coronavirus testing plan; human rights advocates demand the release of jailed asylum seekers and immigrants amid the pandemic; Border Patrol agents raid a humanitarian aid camp in Arizona.

  • Democracy Now! 2020-08-03 Monday

    Democracy Now! 2020-08-03 Monday

    03/08/2020 Duración: 59min

    As President Trump floats delaying the 2020 election, we speak with historian Nils Gilman, who gamed out what a contested election would look like, and LaTosha Brown of the Black Voters Matter Fund; Moroccan journalist Omar Radi has just been arrested.

  • Democracy Now! 2020-07-31 Friday

    Democracy Now! 2020-07-31 Friday

    31/07/2020 Duración: 59min

    We play excerpts from President Barack Obama's eulogy for civil rights icon Rep. John Lewis at the historic Ebenezer Baptist Church in Atlanta; We also hear remarks from senior pastor Raphael Warnock and Rev. James Lawson, a champion of nonviolence.

  • Democracy Now! 2020-07-30 Thursday

    Democracy Now! 2020-07-30 Thursday

    30/07/2020 Duración: 59min

    Professor Noam Chomsky on why neoliberal policies left the country unprepared for a public health crisis, how Cuba has helped other countries during the pandemic, Israel's threat to annex the West Bank and the upcoming U.S. election.

  • Democracy Now! 2020-07-29 Wednesday

    Democracy Now! 2020-07-29 Wednesday

    29/07/2020 Duración: 59min

    Attorney General William Barr is grilled by House lawmakers; Civil rights legend John Lewis is remembered by Rev. Raphael Warnock, who will preside over his funeral at MLK’s former church, and fellow Freedom Rider and SNCC leader Bernard Lafayette.

  • Democracy Now! 2020-07-28 Tuesday

    Democracy Now! 2020-07-28 Tuesday

    28/07/2020 Duración: 59min

    As COVID-19 vaccine trials continue around the world, we look at who is profiting from the race to develop a cure; In Texas, hundreds who came to the U.S. seeking asylum were secretly held in hotels before being expelled from the country.

  • Democracy Now! 2020-07-27 Monday

    Democracy Now! 2020-07-27 Monday

    27/07/2020 Duración: 59min

    Protests continue as Trump deploys federal forces. We speak with activists in Portland and Seattle. Princeton professor Eddie Glaude on the radical legacy of Rep. John Lewis, and his new book on James Baldwin's America and lessons for today.